Thursday, May 24, 2018

#PlaybyPlay; #Trump Supports #NFL National Anthem Policy, Capitals Shutout Lightning and Advance to #StanleyCup Finals, Celtics Beat Cavs and Lead Series and Jeff Gordon Picked for #NASCAR Hall of Fame

#PlaybyPlay; #Trump Supports #NFL National Anthem Policy, Capitals Shutout Lightning and Advance to #StanleyCup Finals, Celtics Beat Cavs and Lead Series and Jeff Gordon Picked for #NASCAR Hall of Fame

Stocks discussed: (NasdaqGS: $EA) (NYSE: $HZO) (NYSE: $NETS)

Point Roberts, WA, Delta BC – May 24, 2018 -, a leader in investor news and research issues today’s edition of Play by Play covering what’s new in sports headlines and recent news from publicly traded companies in the sector.

Trump Supports NFL National Anthem Policy, Capitals Shutout Lightning and Advance to Stanley Cup Finals, Celtics Beat Cavs and Lead Series and Jeff Gordon Picked for NASCAR Hall of Fame

President Donald Trump reacted favourably to the NFL’s national anthem policy in an interview with Fox & friends. Yesterday the league announced a unanimous decision among team owners to adopt a policy requiring players and personnel to stand for the national anthem during games. The President said in the interview that “you have to stand proudly for the national anthem” or else “you shouldn’t be playing, you shouldn’t be there, maybe you shouldn’t be in the country”.

The Washington Capitals eliminated the Tampa Bay Lightning with a decisive 4-0 shutout victory last night. Team captain Alexander Ovechkin scored the first goal of the night, followed by two goals by Andre Burakovsky in the second period, and a fourth and final goal by Niklas Backstrom in the third period. Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby made 29 saves, securing his second consecutive shutout. This marks the first time the Capitals have made it to the Stanley Cup Finals since 1998, where they lost to the Detroit Red Wings in just four games. quotes Ovechkin on the win:

"I'm emotional right now," Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin said. "We've been waiting for this moment for a long time."

The Boston Celtics reclaimed the lead in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Celtics beat the Cavs 96-83 in Boston, leaving Cleveland one game away from elimination.

Jeff Gordon was elected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame yesterday. It is the 93-Cup winner’s first year of eligibility. NASCAR Wire Service sums up the why Gordon was elected:

“If ever there was a “lock” for the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Gordon fills that role. Winner of 93 Cup points races—third all-time behind Richard Petty (200) and David Pearson (105) and ahead of Darrell Waltrip (84), Bobby Allison (84), Cale Yarborough (83) and Jimmie Johnson (83)—Gordon drove the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet for 797 consecutive races from his debut in 1992 until he bowed out of the ride at the end of the 2015 season.”

EA and FIFA Announce London as eWorld Final, MarineMax Names New Board Member and Netshoes (Cayman) Being Investigated

Stocks discussed: (NasdaqGS:EA) (NYSE:HZO) (NYSE:NETS)

Electronic Arts, Inc. (NasdaqGS:EA) and Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) have announced that London will be the location of the FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final 2018.

MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE:HZO) has elected Dr. Rebecca J. White to its Board of Directors. White is currently the Walter Chair of Entrepreneurship, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Director of the John P. Lowth Entrepreneurship Center at the University of Tampa.

Netshoes (Cayman) Limited (NYSE:NETS) is being investigated on behalf of investors by Kaplan Fox and Kilsheimer LLP according to  PR Newswire today.

Sam Mowers

Sports Stocks - esports, sports media, sports teams, sports betting, fantasy sports, sports equipment and more...

Like Sports Stocks? View our Sports Stocks Directory    Get News Alerts on Sports Stocks

Disclaimer/Disclosure: is a digital publisher of third party sourced news, articles and equity research as well as creates original content, including video, interviews and articles. Original content created by investorideas is protected by copyright laws other than syndication rights. Our site does not make recommendations for purchases or sale of stocks, services or products. Nothing on our sites should be construed as an offer or solicitation to buy or sell products or securities. All investment involves risk and possible loss of investment. This site is currently compensated for news publication and distribution, social media and marketing, content creation and more. Contact each company directly regarding content and press release questions. Disclosure is posted for each compensated news release, content published /created if required but otherwise the news was not compensated for and was published for the sole interest of our readers and followers. More disclaimer info:
Additional info regarding BC Residents and global Investors: Effective September 15 2008 - all BC investors should review all OTC and Pink sheet listed companies for adherence in new disclosure filings and filing appropriate documents with Sedar. Read for more info:  Global investors must adhere to regulations of each country.

Copyright and ownership: Play by Play is an  content brand

To contribute interviews, story ideas and sponsorship opportunities:
For more info

No comments:

Post a Comment